Poetry Celebration

Kennesaw State University’s CAREing Center is sponsoring the celebration of Poetry of the…

Georgia (Feb 3, 2004) — Poetry Celebration

Karen Kennedy


Contact: Frances Weyand‚ Director of University Relations‚ 770−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu

Writer: Karen Kennedy‚ 770−499−3448 or kkennedy@kennesaw.edu

Kennesaw State University’s CAREing Center is sponsoring the celebration of Poetry of the Golden Generation on Thursday‚ Feb. 19‚ 9:30 a.m.−2:30 p.m.‚ in KSU Center. The celebration features noted poet Paul Zimmer as keynote speaker‚ poetry readings by winners of the juried poetry competition and panel discussions. The cost is $25 and includes a continental breakfast and lunch. For more information call 770−499−3340.


Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population exceeding 17‚400 from 131 countries. The third largest state university out of 34 institutions in the University System of Georgia‚ KSU offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 126 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu